As the thermometer rises this summer, North Bay rivers and lakes might seem like a good place to cool off. But these warmer temperatures can also bring the threat of blue-green algae to our waterways. It contains a toxic bacteria harmful to people and animals. KRCB’s Tiffany Camhi reports.
You can find a list of recently reported blue-green algae blooms at the California 'My Water Quality' website. To report a possible bloom in your area download the Bloomwatch app for iOS or Android smartphones.